The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 0 0 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 26
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
VCP4
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
347 223 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.04% 21.53% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 303 206 308
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VCP4
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the Bedfordshire region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VCP4
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VCP4 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VCP4.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VCP4 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware